Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

CWG Prayer Chain Post: May 24, 2015

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. John 20:19-23 In the evening of that same day, the first day of the week, the doors were closed in … Continue reading

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Sisters of the Last Straw: CWG May Book Blast

  This month, the Catholic Writers’ Guild is touring Karen Kelly Boyce’s delightful children’s book Sisters of the Last Straw, Case of the Stolen Rosaries. It’s an SOA winner as well as an award-winning novel. Summary: The Sisters of the … Continue reading

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From the President’s Desk – Inspiration and the Catholic Writer

Where do you find inspiration? As a writer, I find inspiration in places you might expect and those you might not. Not surprisingly, I find inspiration in Scripture and in the lives of the saints. Reading the Bible and the … Continue reading

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Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes – Teresa Frailey

Some books leave you disappointed, some books you finish with bated breath, and some books you finish with a feeling of satisfaction that it was an enjoyable book which won’t collect dust on the shelf in coming years.   My experience … Continue reading

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Haters Gotta Hate

So, here in 2015, thanks to public media, we have gotten to a place where we judge, comment and hate rampantly and openly.  Everyone who has two cents to own a phone, twitter or face book account feels entitled to … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: May 17, 2015

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. First John 4:11-16 My dear friends, if God loved us so much, we too should love one another. No one … Continue reading

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Poetry Sunday in the Spring – Katie O’Neil

Now that spring has really come, there are some great poems about the season. Since the flowers are now all blooming and you can begin to buy strawberry plants and other early season planters, the bounty of the earth really … Continue reading

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Joy: Meditations on the Joyful Heritage of Christianity, by Louis Evely

  “We can understand Lent…we devote ourselves to penance, compassion and mortification, but how lax we are during the days that follow our sorrow. We do not even know how to rejoice…The day is coming when the Spirit of Truth … Continue reading

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Best of April

Whoosh! Another month just flew by. Did you blog? We did! Please check out what your fellow Guild Members were doing while you were spring cleaning, filling out tax returns, and otherwise engaged. Larry Peterson took on the whole culture … Continue reading

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Review: Eve’s Apple by Marie Therese Kceif

In Eve’s Apple, Marie Therese Kceif talks about her life as three chances, three careers, three marriages and three apples. “Many times in my life God has had to give me three or more chances in different ways and through … Continue reading

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